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Prof. Dimitar Tsolov

Born in Oryahovo on 28 July 1896. Graduated in architecture in Munich. Associate professor and head of the Department of Residential Buildings at the Faculty of Architecture in Sofia. Full professor since 1952. Corresponding member of BAS. Independent author of the facade of the Ministry of National Defence (destroyed by bombing) and the Balkan Hotel in Sofia. With his fellow-citizen architect Ivan Vasilyov he founded the architectural bureau "Vasilyov-Tsolov" and realized with him many joint projects: the church "St. Nedelya", the University Library, the Bulgarian National Bank, the building of the Sofia Municipality and others in Sofia.

More interesting information can be found in the publication of Severozapazena BG - The architects from Oryahovo who built Sofia.

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